Medical Advisor Oncology (f/m/x)

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Date: 23-Nov-2022

Location: Paris, France, 92500

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe

Daiichi Sankyo and its 16,000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products.

In oncology our goal is to become a global pharma innovator until 2025 by providing novel therapies to patients across the world and a leader in Oncology.

Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany, and we have affiliates in 13 European countries. For more information:


For our affiliate based in France (Rueil-Malmaison - 92) in a fast-growing medical department with an innovative portfolio, we are seeking  

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In your function you will supervise oncology medical plan strategy as a medical and scientific expert and report to the Head of the Medical Department.


The key responsibilities will include leading and executing the local medical plan

  • Set up the medical plan and define the methodology to evaluate medical benefit and risk in coordination with other departments (Market Access, Regulatory, Patient Safety, Marketing).
  • To be the medical expert act as a reference point for Marketing, Regulatory and Market Access teams for any scientific query or question when it is needed
  • Develop and execute an external stakeholder’s management plan in close collaboration and coordination with the respective cluster organization in Medical Affairs, Marketing and Market Access
  • Responsible to set up a local medical plan for pre-launch and launch products aligned with European and global strategic plan/vision in close collaboration with other involved departments
  • Responsible for medical-scientific projects and studies in the oncological field and medical customer service (including patient drug access programs)
  • Organization and participation in medical education activities: identify/support/educate speakers and set up medical trainings if needed
  • Set up competitive intelligence and follow new medical strategies, guidelines, environment changes and bibliographic review
  • Support Medical Affairs clinical activities strategy, planning, design and execution (in close co-operation with HQ and CROs) including RWD projects such as registries and other non-interventional Medical Affairs studies and patient centric projects
  • Ensure budgets, timelines, compliance requirements related to the medical plan projects and activities



  • Strong scientific background with completed studies in the medical field of human medicine, pharmacy or human biology
  • Several years (2-3 years min) of experience as Medical Advisor in the pharmaceutical industry or life science environment required
  • Oncology knowledge highly preferred
  • Good knowledge and experience in managing scientific studies and medical projects (such as RWE projects, early access programs, medical education programs…) including the corresponding regulations
  • Good understanding of local health economy environment
  • Experienced in dealing with opinion leaders



  • Science and patient driven mindset
  • Strong communication skills and presentation confidence
  • High self-motivation, assertiveness,
  • Team player mindset in a matrix environment
  • Quick comprehension
  • "Hands on" mentality
  • Very good English and MS-Office skills
  • French native speaker


What we offer:

  • Excellent Benefits

  • Work-Life Balance

  • Growth and Development

  • Health and Wellbeing Support


Working at Daiichi-Sankyo:

At Daiichi Sankyo in Europe, we offer a workplace where your voice is heard. Everything we do, we do with a high level of commitment and a clear focus on patients’ needs. We know that our bold ambition to change patients’ lives for the better can only be achieved through the power of collaboration and the exploration of new approaches. Thus, we encourage our colleagues across Europe to be courageous, to bring their ideas to the table and to embrace opportunities to grow. When you join our European family, you will be a part of a dynamic company where everyone, no matter their role, rolls up their sleeves and gets things done.